TX Senator Kolkhorst Appointed to State Preservation Board

AUSTIN – Senator Lois W. Kolkhorst has been appointed by Lt. Governor Dan Patrick to the Texas State Preservation Board. The Preservation Board is tasked with preserving and maintaining the Texas Capitol, the Capitol Extension, the 1857 General Land Office Building, the Texas Governor’s Mansion; and operates the Bullock Texas State History Museum and the Texas State Cemetery.

“I am honored to become a member of the Texas State Preservation Board,” Kolkhorst said. “The Texas Capitol and its surrounding structures are national treasures that deserve both our admiration and attention. I thank Lt. Governor Patrick for this honor.”

As Chair of the Senate Committee on Administration, Senator Kolkhorst joins fellow board members: Governor Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, Speaker Joe Straus, House Committee on Administration Chair Charlie Geren and public citizen Iris Moore